name Furno comes from when the family resided in the district named Furness on the South coast of
. Eraly records show the name in
too. The place name is thought to have Old Norse origins which was usually assigned as a name for a peninsula.
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Furno research.Another 88 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1658, 1712, 1700, 1701, 1687, 1733 and 1708 are included under the topic Early Furno History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Furno has been recorded under many different variations, including Furness, Furniss, Furnesse, Furnes, Furnesed, Furnace, Furnice, Furnas and many more.